We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 12 Carrickmacross Restaurants

The Fiddlers Elbow

Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
353429663863
Website
Improve this listing
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: European
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar, restaurant and nightclub is owned by the Mc Eneaney Family and has undergone major refurbishment in the past few years. A family run business which prides itself on creating a warm, homely atmosphere with genuine hospitality and an assurance of our utmost attention to your personal requirements. The Fiddlers Elbow offer carvery Lunch from €10 12pm - 3pm Daily, and a Superbly priced Bistro Menu from 3pm to late!!2 course Midweek Special for only €19.95 and a 4 course Weekend Special Menu for only €27.50. The Fiddlers Elbow also offers exclusive function/conference suites to suit your needs.
Write a Review

126 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    105
    17
    2
    0
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

We dine in the Fiddlers Carrickmacross regularly. We fine the food excellent and the staff very courteous and friendly. They go out of their way to make you welcome. We attended a funeral lunch recently and the meal was first class-delicious. We'd recommend the Fiddlers highly for a meal mid-day or evening. Tess and Brian.uni

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ireland
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Based on tripadvisor review we choose the Fiddlers Elbow to eat in while in Carrickmacross for the night...it was a good choice. Food was very good and everyone in our party was satisfied with their meal. Service was friendly and attentive and overall this bar/restaurant represented good value for money.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Very tasty food with lovely views of the town if you book a widow seat. Can recommend their steak or house special chicken . Garlic popatoes are lovely although a bit firm on occasion.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Portland, Oregon
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Part of our vacation package landed us at the Nuremore GC. Being leary of nearby food options, due to the remote location we opted to give this place a try. It was one of the best experiences of our entire trip! If she is working, ask to sit in Jacinta's section. She is brimming with Irish hospitality complete with smiles,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We were on a short break in Carrickmacross and decided to leave the hotel and come into the town for a meal. It was a Thursday night and things were quiet. The decor of the Fiddlers elbow was stunning with plenty of wood and old style metal furnishings. We had the soup of the day and the steaks and everything... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
County Monaghan, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

A trip to see Derek Ryan in Carrickmacross brought us to this characterful and impressive hostelry. The ambience and décor is traditional but with a modern twist, the menu wide ranging and the service efficient and friendly. This is an establishment that knows exactly what it is doing and understands that good food needs to be simple, well flavoured and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carrickmacross, Monaghan, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The Fiddlers Elbow is always myself and my Girlfriends first choice of a restaurant to go when we are planning a nice evening out together or when we want to get together with family and friends for a bite to eat or even a party night out which is never a problem organising when we ring and book. Our favourite... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Monaghan, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

A touch of class in a small town caters for everyone. Great variety from menu & wines. Lovely atmosphere. Was seated to a perfect place for a small family get together but still in eye shot of staff to give us the attention that was needed throughout our visit. Would go back again, highly recommend. ..

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dublin, Ireland
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Hi this was a great meal we had and the staff were very good at their work they done all the could to make our dineing experience great . the food was well cooked and we had a good time we will be back and we will tell all our friends to go there .

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ardee, Louth, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

i have ate in the fiddlers elbow several times and each time i have found the quality of food and the service one of the best i have ever came across. Recently we celebrated my mothers birthday and have to say that the staff excelled them selves . the table had been decorated with balloons, the staff interacted with the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Fiddlers Elbow also viewed

Carrickmacross, County Monaghan
 
Carrickmacross, County Monaghan
Castleblayney, County Monaghan
 

Been to The Fiddlers Elbow? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Fiddlers Elbow

Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
Phone Number: 353429663863
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 40
Cuisine: European

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing